Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
"be consistent"


by frag (Hermit)
on May 04, 2001 at 02:25 UTC ( #77823=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Perl 6 Apocalypse 2

In a few places, he refers to using periods in place of arrows for object methods, implying that that decision is a done deal and doesn't need further elaboration. But I can't find out where this was worked over. Has he simply not gotten around to discussing this yet (presumably saving it for Apoc. 12), or is it discussed in one of RPCs, or somewhere else? Or is it right there but I'm just reading past it?

-- Frag.

Comment on I';
Replies are listed 'Best First'.
Re: I';
by rpc (Monk) on May 04, 2001 at 04:06 UTC
    I don't know if it's outlined in any of the RFC's, but it's been a hot topic of debate lately on the perl6-language list.


      Thanks. I found this thread so far: Curious: -> vs .; it refers to other threads that I haven't traced back yet.

      -- Frag
      (getting a sinking feeling about having to replace every Perl book I own in (2..4) years...)

        frag says: (getting a sinking feeling about having to replace every Perl book I own in (2..4) years...)

        Well Larry does (did?) work for O'Reilly. I smell conspiracy :-)


Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://77823]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others pondering the Monastery: (14)
As of 2015-11-30 13:56 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    What would be the most significant thing to happen if a rope (or wire) tied the Earth and the Moon together?

    Results (771 votes), past polls